María Juan Blasco
María provides support to the Registrar Office by maintaining direct communication with the members of GHGMI’s e-learning program. Her responsibilities in the Registrar Office also include supporting core activities such as programs orientation and registration and grade processing. María’s involvement in capacity building projects includes the translation to Spanish of GHGMI´s IPCC courses and assisting with the UNFCCC experts’ training programs.
María joined GHGMI in 2019 as Operations Coordinator to assist in overseeing the administration of the office, systems, and financial controls. Originally from Spain, she had previous work experience on the development of sustainable agricultural practices. María obtained her PhD from the Instituto Valenciano de Investigaciones Agrarias (IVIA)’s plant protection and biotechnology group (Valencia, Spain) where she carried out research in agricultural Integrated Pest Management projects in Spain and Florida.
María is now located in Southwest Nevada (USA) where, when she is not working with the Registrar Office, she enjoys being outdoors with family and friends.